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Democracy Now! 2020-02-19 Wednesday

Ahead of the Nevada caucus, no Democratic candidate receives a Culinary Workers Union endorsement; A new study shows Medicare for All will save U.S. residents more than $450 billion every year; Latinx organization Mijente endorses Bernie Sanders.


Democracy Now! 2020-02-18 Tuesday

The jury in Harvey Weinstein's trial begins its deliberations on whether to find the disgraced movie mogul guilty on rape and sexual assault charges; A new film takes a close look at Joe Biden's extensive role in the Iraq War.


Democracy Now! 2020-02-17 Monday

Democratic presidential candidates are accusing billionaire Michael Bloomberg of buying his way to the nomination and spreading his wealth to keep critics silent; In Yemen, 31 people were killed in U.S.-backed Saudi airstrikes.


Democracy Now! 2020-02-14 Friday

A lawsuit against the city of Detroit alleges that its housing policies have widened the racial wealth gap; The One Billion Rising campaign seeks to end sexual violence against women and girls; We speak with playwright Eve Ensler and singer Taína Asili.


Democracy Now! 2020-02-13 Thursday

Closing arguments begin in the trial of accused sexual predator Harvey Weinstein; Anti-pipeline protests break out across Canada in solidarity with Wet'suwet'en land defenders; Amy Klobuchar faces mounting scrutiny over her record as a district attorney.


Democracy Now! 2020-02-12 Wednesday

Bernie Sanders wins the New Hampshire primary; Unearthed audio exposes Mike Bloomberg defending "stop-and-frisk" in racial terms; A South Bend City Council member decries Pete Buttigieg's treatment of the black community during his time as mayor.


Democracy Now! 2020-02-11 Tuesday

President Trump unveils his 2021 budget request, proposing massive cuts to Medicaid and food stamps while increasing spending on the border wall, the military and nuclear weapons; Polls open in New Hampshire in the nation's first presidential primary.


Democracy Now! 2020-02-10 Monday

In a joint interview, Congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib and Ayanna Pressley sit down with Nermeen Shaikh to talk about resistance, protesting President Trump, reshaping U.S. foreign policy, and their personal histories.


Democracy Now! 2020-02-07 Friday

The U.S. Navy deploys a new nuclear weapon for the first time since the Cold War; The coronavirus death toll tops 630 people in China; At least 200 Salvadoran asylum seekers were killed, raped or tortured after being deported from the U.S.


Democracy Now! 2020-02-06 Thursday

The Senate acquits President Trump in the third impeachment trial in U.S. history; Results from Monday's Iowa caucuses continue to be released; The National Archives is allowing millions of documents to be destroyed or deleted by ICE.


Democracy Now! 2020-02-05 Wednesday

Iowa Democrats release only partial results from Monday's caucuses; President Trump delivers his State of the Union address; Latinx authors criticize the publishing industry over "American Dirt" and other failures.


Laurie Garrett on Coronavirus: Racist Attitudes Could Aid & Abet the Spread of the Pandemic

Pulitzer Prize-winning science writer Laurie Garrett talks about the spread of coronavirus and why it is more dangerous than anything the world has seen since the arrival of HIV.


Democracy Now! 2020-02-04 Tuesday

Chaos and confusion continues in Iowa as the state Democratic Party delays releasing results from Monday's caucus; As Sanders surges in national polls, we host a debate on whether the Vermont senator is the Democrats' best bet to beat Donald Trump.


Democracy Now! 2020-02-03 Monday

Trump is expected to be acquitted on Wednesday, as the Senate trial resumes today; The first caucus of the 2020 race takes place in Iowa; Trump expands his travel ban to six more countries; Over 17,000 cases of the coronavirus are confirmed worldwide.


Democracy Now! 2020-01-31 Friday

The Republican-led Senate appears poised to acquit President Trump as early as Friday in the historic impeachment trial; We look at the groundbreaking film "Disclosure" and depictions of transgender people in television and film over more than a century.


Democracy Now! 2020-01-30 Thursday

At the Senate impeachment trial, Trump's lawyer says a sitting president can take action to boost re-election chances if he feels re-election is in the public interest; A new film exposes the racial and gender biases baked into artificial intelligence.


Democracy Now! 2020-01-29 Wednesday

Israel moves to annex 30% of the occupied West Bank under Trump's so-called Middle East peace plan; Trump's impeachment trial continues; South Dakota lawmakers debate a bill that would criminalize gender-affirming surgery for transgender youth.


Democracy Now! 2020-01-28 Tuesday

President Trump's legal team defends his actions as calls mount for the Senate to allow witnesses to testify; Beloved feminist activist Isabel Cabanillas is assassinated in Juárez, Mexico; We speak to world-renowned Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei.


Democracy Now! 2020-01-27 Monday

The latest on the impeachment trial in the Senate; NBA legend Kobe Bryant dies at 41; The short film "Ours to Tell" looks at the fight for reproductive rights as the Trump administration intensifies its attacks on abortion.


Democracy Now! 2020-01-24 Friday

Updates on President Trump's impeachment trial; The International Court of Justice orders Burma to protect Rohingya Muslims from genocide; An unexpected victory for unhoused Oakland moms who had occupied a vacant home to protest housing unaffordability.